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Have you seen this man(antenna)?

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Hey guys so Im trying to find what antenna this is, I cant seem to find this and seems to be a very unique antenna used on all of the Idaho state police vehicles. It is believed to be NMO mount. If any one has any leads I would greatly appreciate it.
 

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Are they using UHF? Maybe an elevated feed type antenna ? Picture is not clear enough.

Motorola made one decades ago that was NMO mount. I have one new old stock in my closet. Handy when you want 5.25 dB gain and extra elevation.

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Are they using UHF? Maybe an elevated feed type antenna ? Picture is not clear enough.

Motorola made one decades ago that was NMO mount. I have one new old stock in my closet. Handy when you want 5.25 dB gain and extra elevation.

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They are on UHF, it almost looks like a Jpole style antenna, do you have a model number by chance?
 
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They are on UHF, it almost looks like a Jpole style antenna, do you have a model number by chance?
Motorola TAE6062B UHF 5 dB

But it is a way old model. I would look for Antenna Specialists models with similar gain,

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Yup, sure is, good eye, full bandwidth from 136-174, 380-520& 762-870 MHz and an NMO mount to boot.

And it's a quality product, back when I worked for the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and Motorola I installed heaps of their covert product line, very flexible and worked great (as great as covert/compromise can work).

Jen
 
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